After years of operating in hockey's hinterland, suddenly, the Blue Jackets are players on the NHL scene. They burst into prominence during the 2016-17 season, finishing among the NHL's top five teams and becoming a legitimate contender in the NHL's toughest group, the Metropolitan Division. With stellar netminding, a solid core of talented young defenders and plenty of depth at forward, expect that the Blue Jackets will only continue to trend upward in both their division, as well in the Eastern Conference and overall NHL standings.
Columbus Blue Jackets Betting Lines Today
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When you study the Columbus Blue Jackets scores and schedules, you will notice that this club tends to be a very streaky team. Be aware of when they are riding a hot streak, or when they are running cold, and wager accordingly.
Columbus Blue Jackets Standings Right Now
The Blue Jackets current standings in the NHL's Metropolitan Division are listed here and too often in the past they usually occupied the basement.
That scenario has changed now, though. Columbus is a team on the rise and you should keep that in mind when wagering on Blue Jackets games.
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When they get hot, they roll for quite some time but when the Blue Jackets cool off, the cold spell can be interminable.
The Blue Jackets finished the 2014-15 season on a 12-0-1 run, but it wasn't enough to overcome eight and six-game losing streaks earlier in the season. And any thought that the finish would bode well for the 2015-16 campaign was dashed when Columbus opened the season 0-8, costing coach Todd Richards his job.
During the 2016-17 season, the Blue Jackets put together an impressive 16-game win streak that had the entire hockey world talking about the team. They are a bonafide contender now, so take that into account when making your Blue Jackets' bets.